TO } SEPTEMBER 15. 1910. CHEYENNE RIVER AG'CY, S. D. July 15, 1910. The following are the reports from all the local societies from the various Agencies brought before the Rt. Rev. Bishop Jo- seph F. Busch, at the congress held at the above named place: Virgin Creek, St. Joseph so- ciety, Help to sick $72-00 Help to priest 20 00 Funeral expenses 3 00 Church " 21 05 St. Mary Society, of Virgin Creek, Louisa Spotted Chon secretary — report, none. Moreau River, St. Joseph so- ciety, report — none. Moreau R. St. Mary society, report — none. Thunder Butte Creek, St. Jo- seph society, i St. Mary society, Annie Scar Leg, Cash on hand 62 23 Reports of expenses — none. Mouth of Cheyenne River, St. Joseph society, cash on hand 66 23 St. Mary society, of the same place. Church expenses 40 00 Meeting house 60 00 To Bishop 10 00 Cash on hand 50 00 (fom Mrs. Bearfoot.) Wm. Redbear, Bull Head Sta- tion, to Bishop 25 Virgin Creek St. Mary's to Bishop 10 00 Standing Rock Agency. Bullhead Station, St. Mary's, Congress fund 5 00 Louisa Benoist to Bishop 3 00 Standingbear " 2 00 Rosebud Agency. Geo. Crow -eagle to Bishop 1 00 Joseph ; ' " 1 00 Moreau River. Sophia Ducheneaux to B. 1 00 Frank " " ; ' 1 00 S. Brown Painted to Bishop 3 00 Black-horse Butte, St. Msry's I Bear Creek, St. Joseph So. 3 00 J Report— none. Mrs. Dupron 55 1 50 Pat. Lebeau •■) 50 Paul Lebeau 5? 50 Mrs. Landris ii 1 00 Louisa C. Thunder ; ' 1 00 Katie Elk Nation 55 1 00 Bullhead Station St. Mary Society 10 00 Crow Creek, St. Jos. " 5 00 Basil Claymore 55 5 00 Mrs. Swift-hawk 55 1 00 Bl. Horse Butte to congress 2 00 Bullhead Station, cost of meeting house 350 00 Total expenses during the two years 487 20 cash on hand 34 40 H. Brown Otter to Bishop 1 00 Geo. " " " 1 00 J. " " : ' 2 00 Standing Rock Agency. Farm School society, St. Mary's, cash on hand 281 00 Expenses 214 75 Used for the sick 31 00 Support of catechists 15 00 To the Bishop 30 00 F. Afraid of nothing, toB. 10 00 50 5 00 5 00 3 00 50 2 00 15 00 2 00 1 00 2 00 2 00 5 00 Mrs. Running Hawk, "' St. Edwards church " To congress St. Mary society, Scho- lastica Madbear to Bishop John Howard John Grass Wakpala, St. Mary Society to Bishop Martin Redbear to bishop Little White River. St. Joseph Society to congress 3 00 St. Mary " " 7 00 Black Pipe Rosebud Ag"cy absent. Sophie White Feather Tail to bisnop and to Eyanpaha Geo. Ankle to bishop Lower Brule Agency, St, Mary. Society to bishop Crow Creek Agency, St. Joseph society, cash on hand 92 16 Expenses on sick 9 50 To congress 5 00 Pine Ridge Agency, Potatoe Creek, St. Jos. society, Sick report Cash on hand St. Mary so. cash on hand Meetinghouse fund Porcupine District, St. Joseph S. cash on hand 6 85 To congress 2 50 From the General Meeting to bishop St. Mary's absent^ Lower Corn Creek, St. Joseph's to bishop St. Mary's to bishop St. Joseph's to congress John Labeau to bishop 9 00 4 50 2 50 9 25 2 50 2 50 2 50 2 50 5 00 Sword Camp, St. Joseph society to bishop 1 00 to congress 1 50 St. Mary society absent. Cheyenne R. Red Dog Camp. St. Jos. and St. M. to cong. 3 00 St. Jos. St. M. to bishop 4 80 Paul Catcher 1 00 Mrs. Amie " 1 00 Manderson St. Joseph So. to bishop 1 50 to congress 1 00 St. Mary society none., St Peter's church, Joseph society to congress 2 50 Paul Catcher to bishop 1 00 Upper Corn Creek. St. Joseph Society, absent. Cherry Creek, St. Joseph society, to cong. 7 50 to bishop 2 50 St. Mary society Cash on hand 35 75 support priest 5 00 sick 5 00 used 43 to bishop 5 00 Thunder Butte St! Mary So. to bishop 2 00 to congresss 2 00 Moreau River, St. Mary society to bishop 5 00 to priest 5 00 to congress 5 00 Farm School, St, Mary society to bishop 5 00 to congress 5 00 Okarmi. St. Mary society to bishop 5 00 Mad Bear Camp, St. Mary's to congress 5 00 Louis Laundrie to bishop 1 00 Bull Head Station, St. Joseph's president, Crazy Hawk. Black Horse Butte, St. Joseph society, Patrick Seventeen be- fore the bishop. We want a church, for which I have here with me to hand you the sum of $285-10 and wish you would keep it for us and see that collection is continually kept up. Pine Ridge, Paul Catcher: I move that all Indian and white dances be dis- continued during lent. Paul Claymore to bishop 5 00 | St. Edward's Church, Wakpala. St. Joseph So. General 'expense 128 30 St. Mary's soc. expense 42 50 Funeral expense 12 00 For the poor 25 10 General expense 93 10 support to priest . 6 00 to bishop 10 00 Lower Brule, St. Mary's funeral expense 12 00 support to priest 7 50 sick 6 50 cash on hand 5 75 Little White River, Pine Ridge. St. Jos, society, expense 137 23 " expense 78 05 Mrs. Black Hawk " 32 05 Priest's expense 10 00 Priest, s meals 8 00 Catechist 47 50 to congress 5 00 To bishop 5 00 fare 25 00 30 00 Eyanpaha 2 50 Christmas 109 10 stove 10 00, bed 7 50-17 50 cash on hand 6 50 Cheyenne Agency. Report none, Paul Crow Eagle president. Mrs: David Lee (Ptesanlutawin: a sick lady of the congregation was refused support from her church, therefore she asked the good people ot the Catholics to help her. It was done, $20-23 was collected for her support. 3rd day meeting. July 10. Mrs. Laundrie help the con- gress at Pine Ridge 5 00 Agnes White Cow woman to congress 5 00 Sam Charger gave the Pine Ridge congress 10 00 which will be sent later on. 1st. All the best and oldest catechists will receive $25 • 00 a month hereafter, this does not mean all the catechists, but the most learned in both, the Eng- lish and Indian languages, and control a large territory. 2nd. Congress decided that the Crow Creek Agency people become the members of all con- gresses held in South Dakota South of the Missouri River, and be under the jurisdiction of Rt. Rev. Bishop Busch. 3rd. All local societies elect two standing committee at their SEPTEMBER 15. 1910. various places, and said two committee meats privately, ap- point two good men to have a continual watch over their re- spective societies. At the end of three months said committees and the presidents of each society are to hold a meeting and consider the reports of the committees, after which all reports be prop- erly taken and sent to the Bishop, such as divorse evils or other matters detremental to the pro- gress of the religious practices. 4th. Samuel Charger was el- lected to attend the — Federation convention this fall; this change was made on account of being only one priest on the Cheyenne River Agency, which Territory is almost impossible for any one priest to control, and the past congresses have heard repeated- ly hardships of the poor good Fa- ther Vogel and his peoples wants not as yet nothing has come to aid their wishes; therefore, this wish to have a delegate to ap- pear before the good people of the Federation and to explain their hardships and needs of their missionary. versity graduates, Oxford is re- sponsible for 586, Cambridge 346, Durham 24, and Trinity College (Dublin) 63. No less than 612 of these converts became Catholic priests, 100 of them becoming Jesuits. Here is an illustration of the falsity of the impudent Protest- ant ''argument'" that '"intellect" and "enlightenment" are against the Catholic Church, Farm School, Fort Yates, N. D. Aug. 16, 1910. Eyanpaha kola. Oyanke kin le January Jan. 1, June 30, hehanyan taiDi. Feb. 18, Mary, Dec. 11, 1902 hehan tonpi, James na Lucy Redfish cincapi. Elisabeth Majhor, W T m. Majhor tawicu. Marcella Majhor,, Gilbert Majhor tawicu. Benedict Majhor, Gilbert Majhor cinca hena: Elisabeth, Marcella na Benedict Majhor cuwita tapi — February wi hehan tehan iyewicayapi sni; anpetu Feb. 14 hehan iwoblu. hehan ta- M3a— Feb. 13, lei Mass ;vo- wQsmii loi U itch 8, hena ) Inyanconkaskela el wicasa waste rca te lo; George Cetan- iyanke he ee. Wocekiye wicasa, Catechists, toka omniciye eciyatanhan ya- otaninpi sni hwo? Sinasapa wayawa oti okiyapi omaka kin le — Preservation So- ciety wakelo. Farm School etanhan $12 75 St. Bede's, Wakpala 7 50 St. Edward's, Okarmi 2 00 St. Aloysius, Rock Creek and Blackhorse 8 25 $30 50 Oyate ata wicoran waste kin he el etonwanpi waste kta tka, tona Smasapa opa icilapi kin. Hekta June na July wi kin el Wakpala el winyan wanjigji — nakun wasicunse skanpi — wicasa cokconala tipiwakan okiyapi kta hokuwapi. iyotiyekiye wowasi econpi hetanhan — Fair — tipiwa- kan kin $200 00 kicamnapi na wicasawakan $82 67 okiyapi. Winyan na wicasa tona hel skanpi kin wopila tanka ewica* wakiya. Tipiwakan na wicasawakan okiyapi kin he wicoran waste na on W>: N — "anka iyokipi yapi, okiye cin marpiya wokiconze oi- hanke wanice ekta iyuskinyan un kta. Wi yawapi 7 anpetu kin ostan yuonihanyan tipiwakan tima unkaipi. Father Henry he awacekiye na :wowahokonki- ye lila waste unkokiyakapi,na iglustan na wicaraoi makoce etkiya yuonihanyan ungloayapi, na maka mahel iyeunyanpi kta el Father Henry ake wace- kiciciyaake wowahokonkiye wa- steste unkokiyakapi. Hunku na titakuye lila cante sicapi esas wicasawakan wacekiye kin heon lila wacintankapi. St. Joseph na St. Mary yaun- pi kin Wakantanka oiye kin ki- ksuyapo, wacekiyapo, na onsiki- cilapo, tona Catholic henicapi on hena na wicasawakan kin hena taku eyapi kin anawicagoptan po. Hena Wakantanka ihukuya wowasi econpi ca taku onspeun- kiyapi na eunkipazopi he ogna- yerci econ wauncinpi kta; hece- ca kin onnagipi hi kte. Oyasin cante on nape ciyuzapi. Tasunke-ikinicapi. Allen. S. D. Aug. 1910. Eyanpaha waste kin. T , ' .::,:. Cheyenne ill loll. Other items which were not voted on are very good and all the readers of the Eyanpaha should read, whicn will be sent later on. Louis Mousseau, Congress Secretary. Joe Horjncloud. BACK TO THE OLD FAITH. (Freeman's Journal j A book just printed in London entitled "Converts to Rome," gives some remarkable and in- teresting particulars of the large number of intellectual persons in Great Britain and Ireland who have joined the Catholic Church in recent years. It includes the names of no less than 572 of the Church of England clergy, 23 of the Episcopal Churph of Scot- land, 12 of the Episopalian Church of Ireland, and 12 Non- conformist ministers . During the same time 19 peers and 53 peer- esses have been received, and 432 "members of the nobility," with 42 Baronets and 21 knights. The army has cotributed 306 officers and the navy 64. Of Uni- Teriya a-k'i papi seca, boon mita- kuyepi, wakta uhpo, ungnahala untapi kta seca. Joseph Thos. Yellow-fat, wa- niyetu 68, March 11, hehan te; wicasa waste heca. April 12, Sophie Redfish. Dec. 2, ]909 tonpi June 26, Walburga, waniyetu 37. PaulHupamaza tawicu: win- yan wocekiye el lila ahope qon. Hohena^api. na wocekiye el wicayeksuyapi kta iyececa. Hehan St. Joseph okolakiciye wanji opa; James Wahacankaya- pi, June 5, tokaheya Yutapi wa- kan icu, heehan nakun 9 waya- w T api Farm School el tokaheya Yutapiwakan icupi. Wakankiciyuzapi . Gregory Matoluta Mary Rose Tunklakewastewin kici June 29 hehan. George Hairy-chin — Marpiya- sna. Ada Lone Elk — Heraka- isnala cunwintku — kici, Aug. 7 hehan. Wakpala el tapi ins wocekiye el iklustanpi yukanpi. Mrs. Joe Claymore, Charley Manning, na tona tapi, na hehan Thunder Shield tawicu kici omniciye tan- ka el iklustanDi. Joe Cia.y ill ore 2 00 Mrs. Joe Claymore 1 00 Henry Iron- cedar 1 00 Mr. and Mrs Archambault 10 00 Rulina Madbear 1 00 William Majhor 5 00 Frank Tonkineau 3 00 Joseph Takes the Shield 2 00 Nick Cadotte 1 00 Mary Tasunkehinapewin 4 00 Mrs. Joe Takes the Shield 1 00 Walter Tiger 1 00 Geo Bain 1 00 Mr and Mrs Joe Claymore 5 00 Mrs Joe Claymore 5 00 J. S. Bavis 1 2c Ho hecetu yelo. Mitakuyepi, Omaka kin le lila terika, heon wocekiye el lila skanpo. St. Jo- seph na St. Mary O. oyapapi kin iyuha nape ciyuzapelo. Faiher Bede. O. S. B. ALLEN, S. D. Aug. 7, 1910. Eyanpaha. Bear Greek el St. Jo- seph na St. Mary woterika wanji wanunyakapi. Aug. 4, hehanl Rose Sallaway te lo. Cinca ton na ohakab ta. Ho hece tin na hecena wocekiye eweciye, he- cel oterlya te esas Wakantanka wakan tona ob unqunpi oyasin iyokipi. Ho hecel St. Joseph na St. Mary waniyetu opta bli- heiQiyapi kta, wicasawakan wan kici unskanpi kin he congress mazaska kin yeunkiyaoi hecel congress kin waste unkagapi kta uncinpi Wakantanka ounkiyapi na congress hehan tanyan zani- yan on kin ni ecanmi. St. Joseph na St. Mary mican- te on nape ciyuzapi. Nitakolapi Joseph Cansasa. OAK CREEK, S. D. July 17, Wakpa Waste qel omniciye tanka hel sinasapa opapi lena iklustapi. Tokeya wahokonwicakiyapi na hehan Zitkala-ciqala miniawicakastan nakun Yutapiwakan icupi na wakankiciyuzapi nakun wicayu- sutapi econpi. Ho tanyan iklu- stanpi, ' Joseph Tawahacanka- wakinyan na tawicu Agnes Ta- sihaskawin eciyapi. July 25, heehan Mrs Joe Clay- more telo. Le winyan kin lila wa- yazan un tka wocekiye lila econ, anpetuwakan wacekiye hisa. June 23, hehan Peter telo, Pe- ter Herakahowaste cinca. Owasin nape ciyuzapi. Louis Crossbear.